Minimally Invasive Robotic Surgey

Dr. Sharpe received his bachelors degree in chemistry from the University of North Carolina at Charlotte in 1994. After obtaining his Medical Degree from East Carolina University School of Medicine in 2000, he completed a surgical internship at Texas Tech University, where he worked under Dr. Bernard Mittemeyer whose prostatectomy technique is the basis of today’s…

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GreenLight Laser Prostatectomy for BPH

GreenLight™ Laser Therapy option provides rapid relief of symptoms caused by benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH). In many cases, GreenLight™ Laser Therapy also offers a shorter hospital stay, less catheterization time, less bleeding, and a faster recovery than traditional surgical options. The urologists of Northeast Georgia Urological Associates commonly perform the GreenLight Laser surgery in our Ambulatory…

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No Needle No Scalpel Vasectomy

A vasectomy is a common surgical procedure performed in our office for men looking for permanent birth control. In this procedure, a portion of the duct that carries sperm is removed. Every year more than one-half million men in the United States have this minor surgery. Vasectomy is safe, highly effective, and has no impact…

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Microscopic Vasectomy Reversal

Dr. McHugh is a board certified urologist who has practiced in Gainesville, Georgia for over 25 years. He performs the microscopic vasectomy reversal using a Zeiss operating microscope with microscopic instruments and suture, in his practice owned and accredited urological surgery center with anesthesia provided by board certified anesthesiologists. In November 2008, Northeast Georgia Urological…

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Medtronic InterStim Placement

Medtronic InterStim Neuromodulator for Overactive Bladder and Interstitial Cystitis. Northeast Georgia Urological Associates is one of Georgia’s busiest practices in utilizing the Medtronic InterStim device for sacral neuromodulation. Christie Woodruff is a Certified Medtronic InterStim Programmer and has attended several national meetings on its use in Overactive Bladder and Interstitial Cystitis. Dr. McHugh has implanted…

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Penile Implant Surgery

What is a Penile Implant? A penile implant is a permanent option for a man suffering with ED and offers concealed support for an erection whenever and wherever desired. Patients report 97% satisfaction rates with an AMS penile implant. AMS penile implants have been in clinical use for over 40 years and more than 400,000 patients have…

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